04 October 2017

27th Members' Meeting - Key Note Reports Abstracts

The abstract of the Key Note Reports under discussion during the 27th Club of Bologna Members Meeting "Agricultural mechanization: present meets future!” (Hannover, 12-13 Nov 2017), are now available.

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31 August 2017

Models for Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization in sub-Saharan Africa

Report of "Consultative Meeting on a Mechanization Strategy", held in Nairobi (Kenya), 30 November - 3 December, 2016 (

The contents of the report will be presented and discussed at the next meeting of the "Club of Bologna" (Hannover, 12-13 November 2017).

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31 August 2017

27th Members' Meeting

The 27th Meeting of the Club of Bologna Members "Agricultural mechanization: present meets future!” will be held on 12 and 13 November 2017 in Hannover (Germany), during the Agritechnica 2017

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23 November 2016

The CoB is 25 years old !

To celebrate the 25 years of the "Club of Bologna" a special volume on the "Evolution and Prospects of the Mechanization in the World" was published.
After a first chapter focused on the history of the Club, a second part is devoted to the role of the tractor in the development of agricultural mechanization. In following chapters, the agricultural mechanization in Europe, USA, Latin America, China, Asia and Africa is analized.

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30 September 2016

Giuseppe Pellizzi Prize 2016 - The winners !

The Giuseppe Pellizzi Prize 2016 referees board selected the following winners:
Amatya Suraj, USA;
Pourreza Alireza, USA;
Ramm Marco, Germany.
The awards ceremony has been held during the Club Members meeting, on Nov 13, 9.30 am (Bologna, EIMA International, Michelino, Sinfonia Hall).